Dr. Frederick Meadors, MD

Dr. Frederick Meadors, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Frederick Meadors, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Little Rock, AR and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

5 Saint Vincent Cir Ste 501

Little Rock, AR 72205

Contact Information

(501) 666-2894

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Meadors' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Meadors treats Aneurysm more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Meadors treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Meadors treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Meadors treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
Heart Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Meadors performs Heart Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Meadors performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Meadors' conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I really like what I do. It's challenging. It's very gratifying and it's also very humbling. There is a lot of affirmation that we receive from our patients. One of my motives to come back to Little Rock, in 1991, was to provide the people of Arka...

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1988
    Baylor College Med Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1988
  • 1983
    University Of Arkansas College Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1983

Awards

Dr. Meadors' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Meadors

4.3

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
69.23076923076923%
(9)
4 Stars
15.384615384615385%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
1 Star
7.6923076923076925%
(1)

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Dr Meadors performed open heart surgery for a valve replacement on my dad (78 yrs) and the outcome was EXCELLENT. From 1st meeting with him to discharge from St Vincent the service was excellent. Procedure explained in detail, questions answered and getting the appt for procedure was set w/in 1...Read More
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Saved my life literally after a stroke and 90% blocked carotid artery. Very professional, concerned. Highly recommend!
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Very condescending man. Would not listen to us and kept talking over us. Staff was incompetent as it took three times and multiple persons for an IV to be placed accurately. It also took three times for them to successfully inject fluid for a test and I ended up having Infiltration in my arm,...Read More
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Dr. Meadors is a likable person, not the most talkative, business like surgeon. I had an abdominal aortic aneurysm repair graft. It's not the most pleasant procedure, to say the least, and takes approximately 5 to 6 weeks just to get your strength back. My recovery was uneventful. His nurse was...Read More
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Just did not explain things, always had other people in room, and talked to them not me, did not leave orders for after surgery for pain or what needed to be done. Then when infection found his nurse did not contact home health as was supposed to do, and seemed he did not care, and would never...Read More
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
Coventry Health Care of Tennessee PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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